Information on New York Anime Festival 2009

New York Anime Festival


September 25-27, 2009
Jacob K. Javits Center
New York, NY

Information:
The New York Anime Festival is an annual anime convention held at the Jacob K. Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan. It features exclusive and extensive anime screenings, guests from America and Japan, manga, cosplay, video games, live-action Japanese cinema, fashion, food, and the cultural treasures that gave birth to Japanese pop culture.

Attendance:
21,388 warm bodies

Attendees:
Attendees View 19 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 3.2 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$55

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $60
Fri: $40
Sat: $45
Sun: $40

Guests:
AKB48 (Music Group)
Laura Bailey (Voice Actress)
Zach Bolton (Producer / Director, Funimation Entertainment)
Mario Bueno (Cosplayer / Singer)
Disorganization XIII (Comedians / Panelists)
echostream (Band)
Gelatine (Music Group)
Todd Haberkorn (Voice Actor)
Yaya Han (Cosplayer)
Kyle Hebert (Voice Actor)
Lindsey Henninger (Artist)
Ichigo Pantsu (Dance Performers)
Brittney Karbowski (Voice Actress)
Masazumi Kato (Producer)
Kokusyoku Sumire (Band)
Shien Lee (Creator of Dances of Vice)
Cherami Leigh (Voice Actress)
Rachael Lillis (Voice Actress)
Yui Makino (Voice Actress)
Jamie Marchi (Voice Actress)
Eric Maruscak (Illustrator / Cartoonist)
Jamie McGonnigal (Voice Actor)
Reni Mimura (Singer)
Misako Rocks! (Cartoonist)
Monica Rial (Voice Actress)
Mike Sinterniklaas (Director / Actor / Writer / Producer, NYAV Post)
Micah Solusod (Voice Actor)
Timothy Sullivan (Sake Enthusiast)
Swinging Popsicle (Band)
Veronica Taylor (Voice Actress)
Yoshiyuki Tomino (Director / Writer / Artist)
Uncle Yo (Comedian)
Tom Wayland (ADR Director, TripWire Productions)
Scott Westerfeld (Author)
Travis Willingham (Voice Actor)
35 guests listed

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Press Releases and News:

Mar 04, 2009 - New York Anime Festival to hold Anime Day at Kinokuniya
Apr 08, 2009 - New York Anime Festival 2009 attendee, press, and professional registration is online
Apr 15, 2009 - NY Anime Festival announces mascot contest
Apr 24, 2009 - NYAF to hold Death Note Day at Kinokuniya Bookstore
May 12, 2009 - NYAF presents Super Para Natural Manga Day at NYC's Kinokuniya Bookstore
May 20, 2009 - World Cyber Games USA National Final to be held at New York Anime Festival
Jun 25, 2009 - Yoshiyuki Tomino announced as guest of honor at NYAF
Jun 29, 2009 - Voice actress Yui Makino to appear at New York Anime Festival
Aug 06, 2009 - Aniplex's Cencoroll to premiere at New York Anime Festival
Aug 28, 2009 - Superglorious and NYAF announce Far East To East Showcase
Aug 28, 2009 - Japanese musical group AKB48 to appear at NYAF
Sep 01, 2009 - NY Anime Festival and Del Rey Manga announce NYAF pre-party
Sep 11, 2009 - Soul Eater cast to appear at NYAF
Sep 11, 2009 - Baby, The Stars Shine Bright boutique returns to NYAF

   
New York Anime Festival

Previous/Future Events:
New York Comic Con 2006  February 25-26, 2006
2007  February 23-25, 2007
New York Anime Festival 2007  December 7-9, 2007
New York Comic Con 2008  April 18-20, 2008
New York Anime Festival 2008  September 26-28, 2008
New York Comic Con 2009  February 6-8, 2009
New York Anime Festival 2009  September 25-27, 2009
New York Comic Con 2010  October 8-10, 2010
2011  October 13-16, 2011
2012  October 11-14, 2012
2013  October 10-13, 2013
2014  October 9-12, 2014
2015  October 8-11, 2015
2016  October 6-9, 2016


Last updated: 2016-01-13